2010 Men’s All-America Soccer Team (Division I)



Forward: ADAM SHORE (RFr) – UNC Greensboro (12-5-4) – from Summerfield, NC

MFer: LAURENCE BRAUDE (Fr) – Northeastern (12-5-4) – from Sydney, NSW, Australia

MFer: MATT BAHNER (Jr) – Cincinnati (7-5-7) – from West Chester, OH

MFer: YARON BACHER (Sr) – Central Florida (11-4-3) – from Atlanta, GA

MFer: JASON GORSKIE (Sr) – Pennsylvania (12-5-0) – from Marlboro, NJ

D/M: STEVE BIRNBAUM (Soph) – California (12-2-3) – from Irvine, CA

Defense: JAKE LEVIN (Jr) – Pennsylvania (12-5-0) – from Columbia, MD

Defense: JUSTIN KAMINE (Sr) – Lafayette (8-7-3) – from Oldwick, NJ

Defense: ASSAF SHELEG (Gr) – St. Peters (13-5-1) – from Kibbutz Maabaret, Isr

Defense: DANIEL STERES (Jr) – San Diego State (10-7-2) – from Calabasas, CA

GKer: ZAC MacMATH(Jr) – Maryland (17-2-1)– from St. Petersburg, FL

GKer: BEN BERG (Sr) – Pennsylvania (12-5-0) – from Whitefish Bay, WI


Only a redshirt freshman, ADAM SHORE helped lead the Spartans to the NCAA Tournament scoring 6 goals (one GWer) with one assist for 13 points (#3) while starting only 3/17 contests. He was named to the Southern Conference All-Freshman team.

A true freshman, LAURENCE BRAUDE exploded right out of the chute for 3 goals (one GWer) with 2 assists for 8 points (#4) while starting 12/13 contests. He was named to the Colonial Athletic Association All Rookie Team.

MATT BAHNER led the way for Cincinnati with 7 goals (3 GWers) and 6 assists for 20 points (#1) while starting all 19 contests. He was named All-Big East, 2nd -team.

YARON BACHER of Central Florida accounted for one goal and 5 assists for 7 points (#8) while starting all 18 contests. He was named All Conference-USA, 2nd -team.

Playing central back on California’s NCAA-bound strong defense, STEVE BIRNBAUM clicked on one foal and 5v assists for 7 points while starting all 17 contests. He was named All-PAC 10, honorable mention.

JAKE LEVIN did not score for Pennsylvania while starting 13/13 contests. He was named All-Ivy League, honorable mention.

JUSTIN KAMINE made a strong offensive effort for Lafayette from his defensive position notching 3 goals (2 GWers) with 2 assists for 8 points (#3) while starting 17/17 contests. He was named All-Patriot League, 1st-team.

ASSAF SCHELEG, a graduate student at NCAA-bound St. Peters, distributed 2 assists for 2 points while starting 18/18 contests. He was named Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC), 1st-team (3rd time) and its Defensive Player of the Year.

DANIEL STERES , a defenseman at San Diego State, footed in 3 goals (3 GWers and on just 11 shot attempts) while starting 18/18 contests. He was named All-PAC 10, 2nd-team.

ZAC MacMATH was in the net as the Terps made it to the NCAAs compiling a 0.59 GAA (best in ACC) and an .829 save percentage while going 16-2-1 with 13 shutouts. He was named All-ACC, 1st-team.

Sharing the GKer duties is BEN BERG of Pennsylvania who limited the opposition to a 0.69 GAA and an .844 save percentage while finishing at 12-4-0 with 8 shutouts. He was named All-Ivy league, 2nd -team.




For details on other players, and profiles of the D-2 &3 players... and for a copy of this current issue or a subscription, click here...